VLM launches new Aberdeen to Antwerp route

Direct flights from VLM Airlines will offer new routes between the Belgian city and Scotland three times a week.

Credit: iStock
Credit: iStock

VLM Airlines will offer direct flights on Mondays, with a brief stopover in Birmingham on the Wednesday and Friday flight.

"With the new route between Antwerp and Aberdeen, we are targeting customers from the oil and natural gas sector for an obvious reason," said Konstantijn Huys, commercial director of VLM Regional.

"From Aberdeen, one of the busiest heliports in Europe, numerous helicopter flights are being carried out to offshore drilling platforms in the North Sea. And Antwerp is, after Houston in Texas, the second largest petrochemical cluster in the world."

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